I started the name as a joke...
I chose the name de Ponti as it’s a way of pronouncing what my daughter’s friends used to call me; but just now I was looking for a post and I googled
deponti august 2006
and this is the first entry I got:
August 2006 8/19 - 8/19/2006, Forest Lake, MN, 5th Annual Forest Lake Fly-in,Daniel A. DePonti Memorial Airport Contact Information: John Schmidt 651 776 1717 Email … www.fnlpilots.org/August06.htm - 70k - Cached - Similar pages - Note this
Good to know that I can say I have an airport named after me..only trouble is, I am dead!